Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway
A 16 mile return journey by narrow gauge steam train through beautiful Mid Wales countryside.

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Events

Gala Weekend - Friday

Friday, September 2, 2016

The start of our biggest event of the year, now over three days.  During the event, every operating engine will be in use.  Traction engines, steam cars and lorries, a model railway exhibition, demonstrations and trade stands, and a shuttle bus to the associated Llanfair Garden railway Show up the hill at Llanfair High School.  Please note that not all attractions will be available on Friday.  Please see our Steam Gala 2016 page for further details.

Gala Weekend - Saturday

Saturday, September 3, 2016

Our biggest event of the year, now over three days.  Every operating engine will be in use.  Traction engines, steam cars and lorries, a model railway exhibition, demonstrations and trade stands, and a shuttle bus to the associated Llanfair Garden railway Show up the hill at Llanfair High School.  Please see our Steam Gala 2016 page for further details.

Gala Weekend - Sunday

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Our biggest event of the year, now over three days.  Every operating engine will be in use.  Traction engines, steam cars and lorries, a model railway exhibition, demonstrations and trade stands, and a shuttle bus to the associated Llanfair Garden railway Show up the hill at Llanfair High School.  Please see our Steam Gala 2016 page for further details.

Teddy Bear Weekend

Saturday, September 17, 2016 to Sunday, September 18, 2016
Teddy Bear Weekend.  Photo:  Kevin Heywood

Bring your teddies, spot their friends in the woods along the line, and meet Big Ted for treats at Llanfair.

Diesel Day

Saturday, September 24, 2016

All passenger trains hauled by our vintage diesels, and our collection of military and industrial diesels out for demonstrations.  Shock/horror: NO steam locomotives on this day!

A special timetable will operate.  Further details to follow.

Santa Special

Saturday, December 10, 2016 to Sunday, December 11, 2016
Saturday, December 17, 2016 to Monday, December 19, 2016
Magical journey through the Banwy Valley. Photo: Bruce Webber

10th/11th & 17th/18th/19th of December. Trains leave Llanfair Caereinion frequently to take adults and children to meet Santa and receive a gift. Mince pies, mulled wine and fruit drinks are served on your return to Llanfair.